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WORLD POLIO DAY 24 OCTOBER 2014

FIMA News | 24 Oct 2014

The Federation of Islamic Medical Associations (FIMA) invites all Muslim physicians to join together to end polio and improve child health and welfare.   We have a historic opportunity to end a disease that has plagued children for much too long. Today, cases of polio are down more than 99% worldwide since...

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Green Crescent Turkey thanks the participants of International Symposium

FIMA News | 16 Oct 2014

15.10.2014   Dear FIMA Addiction Working Group Members,   Assalamu Alaikum,   The International Symposium on Drug Policy and Public Health has been held in Istanbul on September 29th – October 1st, 2014. The Symposium was organized by the Turkish Green Crescent Society and has been supported by the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Office...

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In the wilderness of the African Safari

FIMA News | 10 Oct 2014

From the FIMA council meeting in Tanzania we travelled to Masai Mara, Kenya. Into the beauty Of the African Safari   Animals in the wild Taught us a lesson Of peaceful coexistence We hope the Zionists are learning too   One million wildbeests from Tanzania Migrated. Together with them Were zebras, gazelles and deers   Before 1948, Christian and Muslim Palestinians Made up 95% of the...

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Message from the President August-September 2014

President's Messages | 30 Sep 2014

Message from the President August-September 2014

The 31st FIMA council meeting concluded successfully in Arusha, Tanzania with very productive and interactive business sessions. The working of FIMA, its various projects including FIMA relief, FIMA Save-Vision, FIMA Save-Smile, etc were discussed at large.The reports of IMAs were presented and exchanges of experiences and newer avenues were also...

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FIMA Newsletter August-September 2014

FIMA Newsletters | 30 Sep 2014

FIMA Newsletter August-September 2014

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 39

Palestine | 24 Sep 2014

Kindly find this video clip about Ramadan food basket project during the war on Gaza:

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FIMA President interview with Global Post USA: How polio is crippling Pakistan

FIMA News | 14 Sep 2014

Source article: http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/global-pulse/how-polio-crippling-pakistan This week, two children – 1-year-old Ahmed and 16-month-old Laiba – became the latest victims to polio in Pakistan, taking the total cases in the country to 117 already this year. If current trends continue, this number is likely to grow substantially by the end of 2014.Even a...

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FIMA President's Message referenced in NYT: "How Fighting in Pakistan Affects War Against Polio"

FIMA News | 14 Sep 2014

Source article: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/02/health/how-fighting-in-pakistan-affects-war-against-polio.html?smid=tw-nytimeshealth Fierce fighting in Pakistan is harming and helping the country’s drive to eradicate polio.With cases steadily decreasing in Nigeria, the only other persistent global hot spot, Pakistan is becoming the virus’s last refuge; 117 cases of polio paralysis have been found this year, up from 25 by this...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 38

Palestine | 03 Sep 2014

3 Sep 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No:38 Agenda: Meeting of relief NGOs & charitable org for the rehabilitation of Gaza Date: August 30-31, 2014. Venue: Istanbul, Turkey. Participants: 250 from 30 countries, representing 70 relief and humanitarian NGOs. Mostly European delegations and reps from several Arab countries, South Africa,...

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FIMA Newsletter July 2014

FIMA Newsletters | 29 Aug 2014

FIMA Newsletter July 2014

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Message from the President July 2014

President's Messages | 29 Aug 2014

Message from the President July 2014

The month of July has been very busy and hectic, because of the holy month of Ramadan, Gaza relief, IDPs medical relief in KPK province of Pakistan, and preparations for the 31st FIMA council meeting and FIMA-IMANA scientific meeting in Arusha-Tanzania.The month of Ramadan is a month in which the...

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Islamic Medical Association of Uganda (IMAU) 2013-2014 Report

FIMA & IMA Reports | 17 Aug 2014

Islamic Medical Association of Uganda (IMAU) 2013-2014 Report

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FIMA Tanzania Report - Lebanon

FIMA & IMA Reports | 17 Aug 2014

FIMA Tanzania Report - Lebanon

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FIMA Exec Director report August 2014

FIMA & IMA Reports | 17 Aug 2014

FIMA Exec Director report August 2014

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Welcoming Notes To FIMA Council Meeting

FIMA Events | 17 Aug 2014

Welcoming Notes To FIMA Council Meeting Where: East African Hotel- Arusha Tanzania Dates: From 07th - 08th August 2014   Muqadima! Brothers in Islam, It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to this FIMA Council Meeting that will be held here for these two days InshAllah.  We feel honoured and humbled to see all of...

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FIMA Secretary’s Report September 2013 - August 2014

FIMA & IMA Reports | 17 Aug 2014

FIMA Secretary’s Report September 2013 - August 2014   1. 13-15th December 2013 Attended IMAM Annual Scientific Meeting in Kuching Sarawak. Invited FIMA Vice President to deliver Key note Address on Turkish Green Crescent experience and facilitated the visit of Vice President to the Addiction Research Center of the University Malaya...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 34

Palestine | 16 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 34

16 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No:34 Previously a Tunisian plane loaded with medical supplies was refused landing @ El-Arish airport. It is now confirmed that a Tunisian delegation from their Red Crescent has entered Gaza. Things are looking better & hopefully IMANA- WHO Health Kits will be released and other teams...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 35

Palestine | 16 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 35

17 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No:35 Yesterday 6 trucks funded by the AMU/FIMA initiative entered Gaza. It was filled with medical & surgical supplies worth $200K. 20 Islamic Medical Associations, charity & relief NGOs from Egypt, Malaysia, USA, Turkey, Pakistan, New Zealand, Qatar, South Africa,...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 36

Palestine | 16 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 36

20 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No: 36 A week long truce in Gaza has collapsed in tatters as violence resumes. More than 2,000 Palestinians have since died in the genocide, most were civilians. The completely besieged Gaza Strip remains blockaded from any decent form of humanitarian aid...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 37

Palestine | 16 Aug 2014

27 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No:37 Our partners in medical relief Gift of Givers  from South Africa departed last night for Gaza.  A focused team was despatched as per request of MOH Gaza. This included 2 anaesthetists, 1 general surgeon, 1 urologist, 2 orthopaedic surgeons &...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 33

Palestine | 14 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 33

14 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No: 33 Dr Mohamad Hassan from our partner Arab Medical Union AMU in Cairo reports that currently parked at Al-Arish are 6 trucks laden with medical supplies. They r expected to enter Gaza tomorrow via Rafah Gate. The next convoy is planned...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 32

Palestine | 13 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 32

FIMA Updates No: 32 Breaking news 29 wounded Gazans now being transferred via Erez Checkpoint to Ben Gurion Airport. Pictures attached. Imagine only a 4 member team of DWW & MOH Turkey doing an awesome & marvellous job. I have my misgivings of big number teams entering Gaza. In our FIMA plan of...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 31

Palestine | 13 Aug 2014

13 Aug 2014 FIMA Updates No:31 Dr Kerem DWW informs "Today Palestine authorities prepared passports for 39 injured Gazan people and 39 guardians. We discussed with officials from Red David Star and ICRC to increase the number of daily transactions via Erez for injured Gazans. Normally they only ...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 30

Palestine | 12 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No. 30

12 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No:30 Salams, Peace & Blessings Apologies! Incommunicado the past 24 hrs. In the wilderness of the Kenyan African Safari! Therapeutic healing of the mind & soul in the face of adversities faced by the beleaguered & aggrieved ummah. "Berat mata memandang berat lagi bahu...

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FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO. 29

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

FIMA Updates No 29 More breaking news Our colleague on the ground in Cairo, Dr Malik of Palestinian International Relief Aid PIMA reports that a Malaysian contingent have arrived. They included a media team and members of UMNO Putra. This is the initiative of the PM of Malaysia. ...

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FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO. 28

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

FIMA Updates No 28 Breaking News Dr Kereem reports that patients are being evacuated piecemeal from Gaza via Irez checkpoint (Israeli crossings). An A180 airbus is being flown into Tel Aviv to airlift them to Turkey. He adds "Our target 200 cases but after triage this number may rise or...

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Thoughts from Kenya

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

Thoughts from Kenya

Salams, Peace BlessingsFrom the FIMA council meeting in Tanzania we travelled to Masai Mara, Kenya. The wild animals in the safari taught us and I hope eventually the Zionist Israelis a lesson in peaceful coexistence. 800K wildebeest migrated from Tanzania together with the zebras, gazelles & deers etal.The Palestinian Muslims...

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FIMA Gaza 27 & FIMA RESOLUTION ON THE INVASION OF GAZA 2014

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza 27 & FIMA RESOLUTION ON THE INVASION OF GAZA 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No: 27 11 Aug 2014 The FIMA annual council meeting was held in Arusha, Tanzania from 7-8 August 2014. The following resolution was passed. As part of operationalising our plan of action, a joint summit was held with all our affiliates & global partners....

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FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO. 26

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

FIMA Updates 26: Live reporting from Air ambulance Turkey by Dr Kerem "We got first 4 patients and took into ambulance plane and sent to turkey. We head to Gaza for taking others. Our  plan is to take 200 cases to Turkey"   Dr Ashraf Jedaar (+27836754103) Director, FIMA...

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FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO. 25

Palestine | 11 Aug 2014

FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO. 25

11 Aug 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief UPDATES NO 25 Breaking news! Our partners Doctors World Wide (DWW) Turkey in collaboration with the MOH Turkey are enroute to Gaza via Tel Aviv. Our FiMA think tank member & CEO of DWW Dr. Kerem informs us that he and Prof. Orhan also...

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FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 23

Palestine | 06 Aug 2014

FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 23

6 Aug 2014 FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 23 Concurrently, whilst continuing to bury the dead, heal the wounded and treat the injured psyche of patients, our workers on the ground in Gaza,  are feeding the poor, sheltering the homeless, supplying tanks of clean water,  delivering baby food,...

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FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 22

Palestine | 05 Aug 2014

With the ceasefire now operational, we should evaluate our relief efforts and strategise for the next phase. In total FIMA has issued 21  Gaza relief updates keeping all abreast of our joint efforts. Primarily being in Gaza where we are most needed. We had one tel conferencing among...

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"Polio eradication Initiative: The Current Scenario" - Letter from the President

FIMA News | 05 Aug 2014

The global effort to eradicate poliomyelitis has eliminated 99% of cases in its 26-year history. But the final 1% presents significant challenges. In the past 18 months, outbreaks in Africa and the Middle East make it clear that as long as the virus persists in the remaining endemic countries —...

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IMA Zimbabwe Report 2014

FIMA & IMA Reports | 05 Aug 2014

(right-click and "save target as" to download)   Islamic Medical Association Zimbabwe (IMAZ) Report 2014

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FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO.19

Palestine | 30 Jul 2014

3 SHAWAL 1435 / 31 July 2014 FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 19 BREAKING NEWS! A delegation of doctors from Sudan was allowed into Gaza. They are part of the International Red Cross Society and was allowed in after an SOS plea by the Palestinian Red Crescent Society. Let us...

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FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 14

Palestine | 27 Jul 2014

29 Ramadhan 1435 / 27 July 2014FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 14Alhamdulillah! Our second AMU/FIMA convoy of 16 trucks carrying USD 500K worth of medicines and surgical supplies entered Gaza at 0125 hours 27 Ramadhan 1435. The first also an AMU/FIMA convoy entered on the 5th day of the genocide,...

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FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 13

Palestine | 24 Jul 2014

26 Ramadhan 1435 / 24 July 2014 FIMA GAZA RELIEF UPDATES NO. 13 Reports from Gaza narrated that Hospitals have not been spared of the Israeli attacks. In Shuhada Al Aqsa Hospital, Central Gaza, 4 persons were killed and 20 injured. Wafa Hospital in East Gaza and Hospital in Beit...

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FIMA Year Book 2013

FIMA Yearbook | 22 Jul 2014

FIMA Year Book 2013

FIMA Year Book 2013 (right-click and "save target as" to download)   Dear All,Assalam AlaikumWith sincere Duas for the best of Devine blessings and barakah of these final days of Ramadan, it is my pleasure to send you this distinguished Year Book for placement on FIMA and IMAs websites. The title is:ENCYCLOPEDIA OF...

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Pre Camp visit by Dr Intzar Hussain

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 20 Jul 2014

Pre Camp visit by Dr Intzar Hussain

Dear allAssalam Alikumwe have been honored to host Dr Intzar Hussain Director of FIMA Save Vision on 17th of July for pre camp visit ,where FIMA Save Vision in collaboration with IMA Zimbabwe and IIROis going to conduct free Eye Camp at Richard Morris Hospital in Bulawayo Zimbabwe on 11th...

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Disaster Tourists

Palestine | 20 Jul 2014

1 Ramadhan 1435 / 19 July 2014The current Israeli onslaught on Gaza is fuelling offers of aid from all over the world. Humanitarian relief workers are on standby, waiting for the word go. These are mainly urgently needed medical doctors. But it also includes a group of people that are...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 12

Palestine | 19 Jul 2014

21 Ramadhan 1435 / 19 July 2014FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No 12Dr. Ayman al-Sahbani, head of emergency in al-Shifa hospital described the gruesome situation at Gaza's main hospital. "People admitted to the hospital come with shrapnel wounds or injuries resulting from the collapse of walls on people when their houses...

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Headlines in Malaysian mainstream media

Palestine | 17 Jul 2014

Headlines in Malaysian mainstream media

RM 31.8 million (USD 10 million) to rehabilitate health services in Gaza.MOH Gaza has less than 6 days of fuel reserves to power hospitals.The press reproduced our FIMA Gaza Relief Update No 11.

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 11

Palestine | 16 Jul 2014

17 Ramadhan 1435 / 16 July 2014 FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No 11 The incessant attacks on the Gaza Strip has caused at least 172 deaths (~40% women and children) and injured 1,260 (~65% women and children). The MOH facilities have not been spared of the savage assaults....

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FIMA Gaza Updates 10

Palestine | 16 Jul 2014

17 Ramadhan 1435 / 15 July 2014FIMA Gaza Updates No 10:Assalamu Alaikum!Ten specialist doctors from Arab Medical Union (AMU) an affiliate of FIMA are now at Rafah Crossings awaiting clearance from Egyptian authorities to enter Gaza.USD 200K worth of medical & surgical supplies were successfully transported in the first convoy...

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Three trucks allowed entry into Gaza

Palestine | 15 Jul 2014

Three trucks allowed entry into Gaza

In our mainstream media (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia):Three trucks filled with medical & surgical supplies were allowed entry into Gaza whilst Israel show no signs of relenting in its bombardment of the 1.7 million citizens of Gaza.The supplies are purchased in Cairo courtesy of AMU a partner of FIMA/VPM.This effort is...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 9

Palestine | 15 Jul 2014

17 Ramadhan 1435 / 15 July 2014FIMA Gaza Updates No 9:Bros and SistersAssalamu Alaikum!Alhamdulillah ! FIMA & her partners has responded with the purchase and supply of 5 Interagency Emergency Health Kit (IEHK) each serving the health needs of 10,000 for 3 months (funded & airlifted by IMANA)We have commenced...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 8

Palestine | 15 Jul 2014

17 Ramadhan 1435 / 15 July 2014FIMA Gaza Updates No 8: GazaBros and SistersAssalamu Alaikum!Trust that you are all in good health and enjoying the bounties of this holy month IA. Jazakum’Allah Khair for all your noble deeds, efforts and support during this critical period  in the lives of our besieged...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 7

Palestine | 15 Jul 2014

FIMA Relief Updates 7:VPM Viva Palestina Malaysia & FIMA will fund the Iftar of "murabitoon" aka guardians of Al-Aqsa and the  people of alquds who come to pray.The iftar is held in the large open space outside  the mosque for about 500-600 people. This will be on the 20th of...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 6

Palestine | 15 Jul 2014

16 Ramadhan 1435 / 14 July 2014FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No 6:Alhamdulillah ! Today another 4 trucks full of medical supplies crossed Rafah border to Gaza. AMU organized their transfers and 2 of these were contributed by our partners Palestine International Medical Agency PIMA.This was confirmed by Dr Omar, Islamic...

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 5

Palestine | 13 Jul 2014

15 Ramadhan 1435 / 13 July 2014FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No 5:Egyptian volunteers are requested urgently to meet at AMU HQ at midnight to travel to Gaza.Anaesthesia, neurosurgeons, vascular & cardio-thoracic  surgeons. Be ready with your passports.Dr Ashraf ajedaar@iafrica.comDirector FIMA ReliefDr Omar +20 100 6611570IMA Egypt

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FIMA Gaza Relief Updates 4

Palestine | 13 Jul 2014

15 Ramadhan 1435 / 13 July 2014FIMA Gaza Relief Updates No 4:Allahu Akbar!Our partners in Egypt, AMU Arab Medical Union just reported the entry of the first 3trucks full of medical supplies into Gaza. More are being filled!Medical teams are being planned to follow suit.There are volunteers on standby from...

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FIMA Gaza Relief 2014 Update 3

Palestine | 12 Jul 2014

The Interagency Emergency Health Kit 2011 (IEHK-WHO)Medicines and medical devices for 10 000 people for approximately three months (WHO).Reliable, standardized, affordable and quickly available source of the essential medicines and medical devices (renewable and equipment) urgently needed in a disaster situation. Its content is based on the health needs of...

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Gaza Appeal Ramadhan 2014

Palestine | 12 Jul 2014

Israel commenced its “Operation Protective Edge” on Tuesday 8 July/10 Ramadhan 2014 with a merciless barrage of more than 400 aerial attacks causing devastation and destruction in its wake. Over the past 48 hours, nearly 100 innocent victims were killed and over 500 seriously injured, the majority of whom were...

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Al Marhum Prof Mofeed El-Mokhallalati

General News | 24 Jun 2014

Al Marhum Prof Mofeed El-Mokhallalati

26 Sha’ban 1435 / 24 June 2014Al Marhum Prof Mofeed El-Mokhallalati past dean of medicine Islamic University Gaza (IUG) and past minister of health Gaza passed away yesterday 25 Sha'ban 1435 / 23 June 2014. A surgeon par excellence, Fellow Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, he had Irish PR but...

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Message from the President May-June 2014

President's Messages | 12 Jun 2014

Message from the President May-June 2014

The 31st FIMA council meeting is scheduled to be held in Arusha, Tanzania on August 7-8th 2014. The local host organization is Sunshine Muslim Volunteers of Tanzania.This year, FIMA is holding a joint scientific convention in collaboration with IMANA (Islamic Medical Association of North America) on 9-10th August, 2014. It...

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FIMA HIV-AIDS Awareness Program: Update of Activities

FIMA News | 12 Jun 2014

FIMA HIV-AIDS Awareness Program: Update of Activities

New HIV/AIDS activities were conducted during February through May 2014 led by FIMA expert, Dr. Abdul Hameed Al-Qudah (Jordan) has been encouraging and widely acknowledged.  A 3 day (certified) course on HIV/AIDS youth protection was held in Johannesburg and Durban, South Africa, in collaboration with: Muslim AIDS Program (MAP) and...

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Dr. Intzar Hussain, Director FSV visits Sri Lanka and Maldives

Photo Gallery | 12 Jun 2014

Dr. Intzar Hussain, Director FSV visits Sri Lanka and Maldives

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Dr. Intzar Hussain, Director FSV visits Sri Lanka and Maldives

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 12 Jun 2014

Dr. Intzar Hussain, Director FSV visits Sri Lanka and Maldives

[Click here to visit the photo gallery] To plan and make preliminary arrangements for the upcoming FIMA Save Vision eye camps, Dr. Intzar Hussain Director FSV visited Sri Lanka and Maldives in the first week of May 2014. During his stay in Sri Lanka he was also invited as a guest...

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First meeting of Islamic Advisory Group on polio eradication held in OIC headquarters in Jeddah

Photo Gallery | 12 Jun 2014

First meeting of Islamic Advisory Group on polio eradication held in OIC headquarters in Jeddah

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First meeting of Islamic Advisory Group on polio eradication held in OIC headquarters in Jeddah

General News | 12 Jun 2014

First meeting of Islamic Advisory Group on polio eradication held in OIC headquarters in Jeddah

[click here to view the photo gallery] Islamic Advisory Group (IAG) held its first meeting last month on polio eradication at the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation(OIC) headquarters in Jeddah to review the global polio situation, particularly in polio-endemic, predominantly Muslim countries where the disease continues to strike and cripple Muslim...

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FIMA Newsletter May - June 2014

FIMA Newsletters | 10 Jun 2014

FIMA Newsletter May - June 2014

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Message from the President March-April 2014

President's Messages | 22 May 2014

Message from the President March-April 2014

Health is considered in Islam as a blessing given by Allah SWT to human beings. The Prophet (PBUH) said, "There are two blessings which many people do not appreciate: health and leisure time. "It is a human responsibility to preserve the blessing of health.At the United Nations Millenium Summit in...

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FIMA Newsletter March - April 2014

FIMA Newsletters | 22 May 2014

FIMA Newsletter March - April 2014

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FIMA Council Meeting 2014

FIMA News | 13 May 2014

Dear Brothers/Sisters   Assalamu Alaikum!   On behalf of the local organizing committee, FIMA and IMANA, we welcome you to Arusha, the mid-point between the Cape and Cairo and the foothills of Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. FIMA will be hosting their annual Council meeting as well as Executive...

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POB Trust Excellence Award

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 13 May 2014

POB Trust Excellence Award

  ========================================== Dr. Intzar Hussain Butt Chairman Email: info@pobtrust.org   Dr Muhammad Zahid Latif General Secretary Email: gs@pobtrust.org

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Urgent - Help Tornado Victims

Tornado | 07 May 2014

Urgent - Help Tornado Victims

  Extensive tornado activity in the south has left a swath of death and destruction in several communities across Arkansas, Oklahoma, Alabama, Mississippi, the Carolinas and Kansas. The current count of 34 dead and 200 injured is likely to rise as rescuers clear up the debris. It is...

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47th Annual and 12th International Convention and Scientific Assembly in Arusha, Tanzania (Call for Abstracts)

FIMA Events | 31 Mar 2014

IMANA cordially invites FIMA to, IMANA 47th Annual and 12th International Convention and Scientific Assembly in Arusha, Tanzania August 9th and 10th. This year’s topic will be “Global and Demographic Challenges”. To submit an Abstract please follow the instructions on the attached document below. For further details please contact IMANA...

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Youth Protection from HIV/AIDS and other STDs

Articles | 04 Mar 2014

On behalf of FIMA program of Youth Protection from HIV/AIDS and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs), it is my pleasure to share with you this article prepared by Dr. Abdulhameed Al-Qudah, Director of FIMA Program in the Middle East:   PROTECTION OF OUR YOUTH FROM HIV/AIDS AND STDS   Hoping...

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Relief report from DWW

General News | 27 Feb 2014

Doctors Worldwide Turkey Activities June 2013 February 2014 Syria Crisis In order to bring relief to the Syrian people, Doctors Worldwide Turkey organized a plastic surgery camp in Aliya Public Hospital with the support of Palestinian volunteer doctors from El Halil. The team performed 26 operations...

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Free Eye Camps in Nigeria January 2014

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 18 Feb 2014

Free Eye Camps in Nigeria January 2014

After completion of two free eye camps in Gombe and Kaduna States of Nigeria in December 2013, where 1247 free eye surgeries were conducted, FIMA Save Vision had another two free eye camps in Bauchi & Kaduna States in January 2014, where 1007 free eye surgeries...

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Message from the President December 2013-January 2014

President's Messages | 12 Feb 2014

Message from the President December 2013-January 2014

A few years back the world was ready to witness and bid farewell to the deadly disease of Poliomyelitis, which took lives and made crippled millions of children since time immemorial.Unfortunately this dream has not yet come true, owing to the fact that only three Member States of the Organization...

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FIMA Newsletter December 2013-January 2014

FIMA Newsletters | 12 Feb 2014

FIMA Newsletter December 2013-January 2014

FIMA Newsletter December 2013 - January 2014 (right-click and "save target as" to download)

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Free Eye Camps 2013 :: Prevention of Blindness Trust

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 09 Jan 2014

Free Eye Camps 2013 :: Prevention of Blindness Trust

Free Eye Camps 2013 :: Prevention of Blindness Trust Total Free Eye Camps:                       489 Total OPD:                                          955,353 Total Surgeries:                                  97,621 Issue # 12: Free Eye Camps 2013 Sr # Place Date OPD Surgeries Doctors 1 Karachi 13-Jan 1015 102 3 2 Jacobabad 25-27 Jan 1500 157 3 3 Karachi 10-Feb 1341 140 3 4 Gogera Okara 16-17 Feb 950 118 4 5 Kala Khatai Lahore 23-24 Feb 513 22 3 6 Sarogodha 4-6 Mar 875 129 5 7 Jarranwala 08-10 Mar 1700 375 9 8 Karachi 10-Mar 1189 124 4 9 Fort Abbas 14 - 17 Mar 1800 331 7 10 Channan 20-21 Mar 800 157 3 11 Vehari 22-24 Mar 1200 222 6 12 Mirpur 30 - 31 Mar 1300 150 5 13 Layyah 05 - 07 Apr 1600 122 5 14 Chad :...

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Shifting of dead body of Dr. Abbass Khan to UK from Syria

FIMA News | 23 Dec 2013

22 Dec 2013 / 19 Safar 1435The Federation of Islamic Medical Associations (FIMA) was formed in 1981 to foster the unity and welfare of medical and health care professionals, to promote Islamic medical activities including health services, education and research, to promote the understanding and application of Islamic principles in...

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Message from the President October-November 2013 (Dr. Tanveer Zubairi's 1st message)

President's Messages | 20 Dec 2013

Message from the President October-November 2013  (Dr. Tanveer Zubairi's 1st message)

All the praises to Allah Subahanhu wa Tallah for HIS endless bounties and his mercifulness. FIMA and IMASA concluded their 30th council meeting and 33rd scientific convention in Cape Town, South Africa. Both the events were a great success and gave an unsurpassed opportunity to the IMA delegates from 23...

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FIMA Newsletter October-November 2013

FIMA Newsletters | 20 Dec 2013

FIMA Newsletter October-November 2013

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Typhoon Haiyan: Updates III

Philippine | 13 Nov 2013

Updates on Philippines 13 Nov 2013 MERCY Malaysia were already in the philippines (chocolate island) when d cyclone struck. Will b moving to tacloban city today (12 Nov 2013). Another team will b deployed from malaysia today. Islamic relif of uk n indonesia hav already departed to philippines. Islamic Medical...

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Eid ul Adha

FIMA News | 16 Oct 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters Assalamu Alaikum! Pray that you are all healthy and contented on this blessed day of Eid ul Adha. May the entire Muslim Ummah be delivered from whatever  fitna (calamity) that they may experience at this time. Today, the Philippines was struck by a 7.2...

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BIMA Update

FIMA News | 10 Oct 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Assalaam Alaikum wa Rahmatulahi wa Barakatuh! Hope you are all well and looking forward to Eid! To those of you going on Hajj, may Allah bless your journey and accept your efforts and ibadah! A few updates: 1. BIMA is now an associate member of...

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Teaching Eye Hospital Project :: Prevention of Blindness Trust Issue # 9

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 10 Oct 2013

Teaching Eye Hospital Project :: Prevention of Blindness Trust Issue # 9

Teaching Eye Hospital Project :: Prevention of Blindness Trust Issue # 9: Total Free Eye Camps:                       472Total OPD:                                          934,146Total Surgeries:                                  95,106 ================================================================ Dr. Intizar Hussain Butt Chairman Email: info@pobtrust.org Dr ...

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Highlights of FIMA Council Meeting & Conference in Cape Town, South Africa 19-22 Sep 2013

FIMA Events | 06 Oct 2013

1 FIMA Save Vision Audit (Eye Checks & Operations) Countries involved - 14 Camps - 469 Outpatients – 934,416 Surgeries – 94,925 Cost of cataract op – USD 25 per op Contact: intzardr@hotmail.com   2 FIMA Save Smile Audit (Cleft Lip & Palate Repair) Total number of surgeries : 702 FIMA – IMA North America – DWW – Sudan IMA...

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FIMA Constitution 1 October 2013

FIMA News | 06 Oct 2013

The FIMA constitution may be viewed here: http://fimaweb.net/cms/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=84&Itemid=202

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THE 33rd Annual IMA Convention - Somerset West Cape Town

FIMA Events | 04 Oct 2013

THE 33rd Annual IMA Convention - Somerset West Cape Town

The beautiful mother city hosted this years annual IMA convention. Cape Town and its organizers welcomed FIMA delegates, the MSA and the IMA with warmth hospitality and a jam packed programme that filled the weekend with inspirational, educational presentations, programmes and so much more. The theme...

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IMAZ EYE CAMP

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 28 Sep 2013

IMAZ EYE CAMP

Assalamu Alaikom, Dear Brothers and Sisters, Alhamdulillah we have successfully conducted our eye camp for cataract operations on the 21st of September 2013. Where we managed to conduct 26 cataract operations, all done successfully at Richard Morris hospital by a team of eye surgeons lead by Dr Sarkiss consultant ophthalmologist (IMAZ member). I want...

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Message from the President August-September 2013 (Dr. Parvaiz Malik's final message)

President's Messages | 11 Sep 2013

Message from the President August-September 2013 (Dr. Parvaiz Malik's final message)

My Friends,Today I come to you with my final message as your president, and to share a few final thoughts with all of you. As my second term comes to an end, I am thankful to all of our member IMA's for entrusting this role to me and IMANA, and...

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FIMA Newsletter August-September 2013

FIMA Newsletters | 09 Sep 2013

FIMA Newsletter August-September 2013

FIMA Newsletter August-September 2013 (right-click and "save target as" to download)

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30th FIMA COUNCIL MEETING & 33rd IMASA ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONVENTION 2nd Announcement

FIMA Events | 04 Aug 2013

30th FIMA COUNCIL MEETING & 33rd IMASA ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONVENTION 2nd Announcement

30th FIMA COUNCIL MEETING33rd IMASA ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONVENTION2nd Announcement On behalf of the organizing committee of the 30th FIMA Council Meeting and the FIMA-IMASA Scientific Convention 2013, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Mother City at the very tip of Africa. We hope that you will enjoy...

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BIMA Council Meeting - Sunday 21st July 2013

FIMA News | 29 Jul 2013

Assalaam Alaikum Wa Rahmatulahi wa Barakatuh! Hope you are all having a fantastic and productive Ramadan! Just an update on the latest in BIMA... BIMA Council Meeting - Sunday 21st July 2013 Alhamdulillah the BIMA council has had its first face to face...

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Message from the President July 2013

President's Messages | 28 Jul 2013

Message from the President July 2013

Ramadhan Kareem to all of you. Fasting in Ramadan develops in a person the real spirit of social belonging, of unity and brotherhood, and of equality before Allah SWT. This spirit is the natural product of the fact that when people fast they feel that they are joining the whole...

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FIMA Newsletter July 2013

FIMA Newsletters | 28 Jul 2013

FIMA Newsletter July 2013

FIMA Newsletter July 2013 (right-click and "save target as" to download)

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Message from the President June 2013

President's Messages | 26 Jun 2013

Message from the President June 2013

A regional consultation on eradication of polio in the light of Islamic principles was held on 5-6th June 2013 in Islamabad, Pakistan. It was jointly hosted by Islamic International University, Al Azhar University, Cairo and WHO (World Health Organization). FIMA was represented in this meeting by our Secretary General Dr....

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FIMA Newsletter June 2013

FIMA Newsletters | 26 Jun 2013

FIMA Newsletter June 2013

FIMA Newsletter June 2013 (right-click and "save target as" to download)

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British Islamic Medical Association (BIMA)d

FIMA News | 25 Jun 2013

British Islamic Medical Association (BIMA) is founded Alhamdulillah! Thank you for your support   In the name of Allah, Most Kind, Most Merciful,   Dear Doctor,   Assalaam Alaikum wa Rahmatulahi wa Barakatuh!   We are pleased to humbly announce that on Saturday 22nd June 2013, the British Islamic Medical Association...

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Free Eye Camps till June 2013

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 25 Jun 2013

Free Eye Camps till June 2013

Issue # 5: Total Free Eye Camps: 469 Total OPD:                     934,146 Total Surgeries:            94,925 Free Eye Camps 2013   (For Details please click on Camp name) Free Eye Camps 2013 Sr # Place Date OPD Surgeries Doctors 1 Karachi 13-Jan 1015 102 3 2 Jacobabad 25-27 Jan 1500 157 3 3 Karachi 10-Feb 1341 140 3 4 Gogera Okara 16-17 Feb 950 118 4 5 Kala Khatai Lahore 23-24 Feb 513 22 3 6 Sarogodha 4-6 Mar 875 129 5 7 Jarranwala 08-10 Mar 1700 375 9 8 Karachi 10-Mar 1189 124 4 9 Fort Abbas 14 - 17 Mar 1800 331 7 10 Channan 20-21 Mar 800 157 3 11 Vehari 22-24 Mar 1200 222 6 12 Mirpur 30 - 31 Mar 1300 150 5 13 Layyah 05 -...

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Eradication of Polio in the light of Islam

Photo Gallery | 24 Jun 2013

Eradication of Polio in the light of Islam

Islamic International University hosts consultation meeting of the Islamic Scholars in Islamabad - June 5-6, 2013 on “Eradication of Polio in the light of Islam” [Click here to view article] [Click here to view article]

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Eradication of Polio in the light of Islam

FIMA News | 24 Jun 2013

Islamic International University hosts consultation meeting of the Islamic Scholars in Islamabad - June 5-6, 2013 on “Eradication of Polio in the light of Islam” [Click here to view photo gallery] Polio was once a disease feared worldwide, striking suddenly and paralyzing mainly children for life. Through the concerted global efforts this...

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Official opening of Al Shifa Clinic Kwekwe

FIMA News | 18 Jun 2013

Assalamu Alaikum, Dear Brothers and sisters, The 9th of June 2013 was another milestone in the history of IMA Zimbabwe. Al hamdullilah we managed to officially open Al Shifa clinic Kwekwe at its new premises. The clinic is now situated right in the city centre and is within easy reach...

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Prof Ihsan Karaman's speech at the General Assembly of the European Alcohol Policy Alliance (EUROCARE)

FIMA News | 04 Jun 2013

Mr. Chairman, Esteemed Delegates of the Eurocare General Assembly,Distinguished guests,Ladies and Gentlemen,I am pleased and honoured to be addressing you today at the General Assembly of the European Alcohol Policy Alliance.I am the President of the Turkish Green Crescent Society, and a founding member of the Turkish Alcohol Policy Platform....

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FIMA Conference 2013 (1st Announcement)

FIMA Events | 04 Jun 2013

FIMA Conference 2013 (1st Announcement)

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15th FIMA-WAMY Medical Students Camp (Jordan) 2013

FIMA News | 03 Jun 2013

15th FIMA-WAMY Medical Students Camp (Jordan) 2013

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Frequently Asked Questions on novel coronaviru

General News | 03 Jun 2013

23 May 2013What is the novel coronavirus?This is a new strain of coronavirus (nCoV) that has not been seen in humans before.Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause illness in humans and animals. In people, coronaviruses can cause illnesses ranging in severity from the common cold to Severe...

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Message from the President February-April 2013

President's Messages | 24 May 2013

Message from the President February-April 2013

FIMA semi-annual EXCO meeting was held in Cairo, Egypt on February 28, 2013, all committee members in attendance. IMA of Egypt hosted the meeting and Dr. Omar Al-Ayat and his team did a great job in arranging the venue.The FIMA Islamic Hospitals Consortium (IHC) meeting for the regional Islamic Hospitals...

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FIMA Newsletter February-April 2013

FIMA Newsletters | 24 May 2013

FIMA Newsletter February-April 2013

FIMA Newsletter February-April 2013 (right-click and "save target as" to download)

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Prof AFM Ebrahim honoured

FIMA News | 24 May 2013

Prof AFM Ebrahim honoured

Dr Mohsin Ebrahim gets Professor Emeritus status (click on image for full resolution)

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Visit of SIMS Medical Students to POB Trust Free Eye Camp

POB Trust / FIMA Save Vision | 28 Apr 2013

Visit of SIMS Medical Students to POB Trust Free Eye Camp

By the grace of Allah on Sunday 29th April 2013 we left for the visit of an eye camp organized by Prevention of Blindness Trust at Tandlianwala in the vicinity of Tehsil Samundri, Faisalabad. We took the start of this memorable & fascinating journey with the Qirat...

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